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Sunday Jazz Brunch with Bon Voyage

Join us on the third Sunday of each month for a tasty fare of swinging jazz and great food. Featuring three Berklee College of Music faculty, Diane Wernick (saxophones), Carolyn Wilkins (piano and vocals) and Skip Smith (bass), and also Phil Neighbors of the Harvey Finstein School of Music at Lasell College. So sit back, relax and enjoy a delicious brunch to the sounds of Bon Voyage. Complimentary parking available in two lots. Children welcome. Wheelchair accessible.
No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/20/2016 - 10:00

Scape Entertainment Presents : Shhhhhh Weekend : The Silent Party Edition

3 Djs All Night
Soundscape - (Red) Dancehall/Soca
PowaSerge - (Green) Hip Hop/ Top 40
Kid Afrik - (Blue) Afrobeats
What the night includes:
Quiet Events Headphones
Glow in the Dark Gear
3 Live DJs battling for your attention!
Special Notes:
9:30p.m - 2a.m
Ticket price: $20pp (Early bird ticks )
This party is indoors - Up & Downstairs
Age Restriction: 21+

Event Date: 
Sat, 03/19/2016 - 21:30

Compaq Big Band

The exciting, high-energy 20-piece Compaq Big Band returns for to Ryles, one of their favorite venues. The band showcases the power of 14 horns, a cookin' rhythm section, terrific instrumental soloists, and phenomenal vocalist. Formed in 1975, the ensemble is one of the longest continuously operating full-size big bands in New England. They perform over three dozen times a year, for a diverse range of clients and events across the New Hampshire region.

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/18/2016 - 21:00

The Mark Snyder Quartet (Opening band TBA 7:30).

"Playing in nearly every possible type of band from jazz, to rock, R&B, and show music for the past 30 years has given Boston area bass player Mark Snyder a pretty broad spectrum of musical experience to choose from. He draws from all of that with his band The Mark Snyder Quartet, a groovy combo of rocking guitars, drums, sax, and flute that digs deep into old standards, modern jazz classics, and funky originals..." - The Boston Globe
Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/17/2016 - 20:30

The John Stein International Quintet

"John Stein is one of the finest jazz guitarists you'll ever hear, with beautiful touch, tone, swing, detail, and emotion. He is what you might call deep mainstream, surprising at every turn with familiar material. Working with a clean, undistorted classic jazz-guitar sound, he renders maximum swing and expression. There's a wealth of detail - the dips and turns of phrases, accents falling like words - that he gets at even the fastest tempos."  - Jon Garelick, The Boston Phoenix
From the USA: John Stein, guitar; Phil Grenadier, trumpet.

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/16/2016 - 21:00

Leah Souza

Leah Souza is a Jazz and Blues Vocalist. Leah brings together the influences of Jazz, Blues, and R&B in her own unique style. She and her band have performed at top venues throughout New England. Leah's smoky and powerful alto voice combined with her high energy band makes this a show not to be missed. (With special guest Trumpeter and Vocalist Johnny Souza.)
Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Tue, 03/15/2016 - 20:30

Sunday Jazz Brunch with Yoko Miwa Trio

Join us for our fabulous Sunday Jazz Brunch from 10 am to 3 pm. Enjoy Eggs Benedict, Croissant French Toast and other delicious items from our award winning brunch menu, while listening to some of the area's best jazz performers. This Sunday features jazz pianist Yoko Miwa and her trio.
No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 03/13/2016 - 10:00
Sun, 03/27/2016 - 10:00

The Lance Martin Band

Jazz, R&B, and Funk all led by flute!
Tickets: $10pp

Event Date: 
Fri, 03/11/2016 - 21:00

Niles Thomas

An American jazz artist, Niles Thomas is an extraordinary artist lacing melodic vocal sensitivity with hook-filled chorus' into a unique synthesis of jazz and blues. Niles earned the moniker "The Velvet Voice" from a French magazine write-up describing that "Niles Thomas, the Velvet Voice, weaves a spell so seductive and hypnotic, that the listener loses themselves while being wrapped in the warmth of his sound."

Event Date: 
Thu, 03/10/2016 - 21:00

CD release for Musica de Ida y Vuelta

Nando Michelin - Piano
Roni Eytan - Harmonica
Layth Sidiq - Violin 
Fernando Huergo - Bass
Tiago Michelin - Drums
plus special guests.

Event Date: 
Wed, 03/09/2016 - 21:00


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